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Dallas Morning News
Should cities subsidize sports facilities? It depends.help to make this happen. However, because of the efforts of Robert Moses, dub
Should cities subsidize sports facilities? It depends.
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
help to make this happen. However, because of the efforts of Robert Moses, dubbed “The Power Broker” by author Robert Caro, the Dodgers were denied. The City of Los Angeles went on to became the first city to use its economic ability to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #32: Jane Jacobs v Robert Moses, battle of New York's urban titanspivotal, providing Moses with a steady stream of revenue that he leveraged into
Story of cities #32: Jane Jacobs v Robert Moses, battle of New York's urban titans
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
pivotal, providing Moses with a steady stream of revenue that he leveraged into countless other construction projects. As Robert Caro wrote in his epochal tome The Power Broker, “Moses … displayed a genius for using the wealth of his public... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How We Work, 2016: Melanie Pinola's Gear And Productivity TipsNow it’s back to not getting enough sleep.Fill in the blank: I’d love to see __
How We Work, 2016: Melanie Pinola's Gear And Productivity Tips
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 20 days ago
Now it’s back to not getting enough sleep.Fill in the blank: I’d love to see _________ answer these same questions. Robert Caro, Margaret Atwood, Neil Gaiman.What’s the best advice you’ve ever received? Although my previous answers are... Read more

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